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Flintlock Campground is located in Boone, NC, which is in the far northwest corner of the state. The campground is situated only about 20 miles from the neighboring state of Tennessee, and less than 50 miles from the border it shares with Virginia, to the north. Other large towns found nearby include Winston-Salem, which is almost 100 miles to the east, and the Charlotte metro area, which is over 100 miles to the southeast.Flintlock Campground offers full-hookup RV sites and welcomes both short and long-term reservations. It borders a local creek, so it provides easy water access for wading and fishing. There are even some creek-side campsites available. The park can also accommodate almost any size of rig. Other amenities provided include cable, bathrooms, showers, a laundry room, a playground, and game courts. Pets are also welcome, and there is even a pet-walk area on-site.Boone is one of the larger towns in the local area, so with a stay at this family-friendly campground in western North Carolina, it shouldn't be hard to find any services you may be needing. There are a number of gas stations and grocery stores nearby, where you can refresh any supplies you may find yourself running low on. There are also a number of restaurants, some that specialize in a local favorite, BBQ! Camping with an RV in this part of the state makes for a great base camp to easily explore many different local attractions.



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Camping with an RV

Camping with an RV

Have you ever wanted to sleep at the foot of a mountain or wake up to the sound of the ocean’s waves gently crashing on the shore? When on a road trip, do you like to stop at every weird and wonderful roadside attraction? Do you ever just want to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and get out into the great outdoors? Then renting an RV is definitely for you.

Camping in an RV allows you to adventure on your terms. Whether you’re looking to bond over an open fire with family and friends or you just want to get away for a while, there’s no better way to do it than from behind the wheel of an RV.

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After your trip, return the RV to the owner on the same condition you recieved it.

The Great Outdoors

Motorhome camping at the Flintlock Campground will make it easy to enjoy all the outdoor activities available nearby. Boone is nestled within the scenic, Blue Ridge Mountain Range. Rocky Knob Park is a local attraction that takes advantage of this geographical feature. The park offers numerous trails that can be used by hikers and mountain bikers alike. They vary in their length and in their difficulty level. Some can be combined to form loops, as well.There are many trails found around the local area. These traverse local forests, meander along nearby waterways and offer fine opportunities to view wildlife that is native to the area. This is also a prime place to view leaf colors in the fall. Some of the trails take hikers to picturesque waterfalls, such as the Cascades Trail or Laurel Creek Falls. The Greenway Trail offers an easier option for an outdoor walk and even provides picnic facilities.There are several other unique outdoor sites to see near town. The Turtle Island Preserve is a working farm that is open for tours. Educational sessions are held here at varying times of the year, where people can learn homesteading skills. You can also visit the Daniel Boone Native Gardens. Here you will find walking paths set amongst various plants that are common to the local area. Many of these will bloom in season. Educational information is provided on many of the plant species.

Exploring the Outdoors

When you book an RV in Watauga County, you will find yourself surrounded by activities that everyone in the family can enjoy. The Blue Ridge Parkway is a scenic drive found in the area. The parkway actually snakes, for more than 400 miles, through North Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. It travels through the nearby Blue Ridge Mountains and offers hiking opportunities, historical stops, and scenic views. Due to its elevation, this portion of the state can receive snowfall during the winter. Because of this, portions of the road may be closed at certain times of the year. RV camping at this campground makes it easy to reach many different local destinations.The Hickory Ridge Living History Museum is also in Boone. This attraction is open during the warmer months and shows what life would have been like for people living in the region in the 1800s. Some of the barns and homes have been preserved and are available for touring. There are also artisan demonstrations, such as blacksmithing, that are offered.Visitors will also find the Tweetsie Railroad near Boone and Blowing Rock. Here you can take a ride on a historical, steam engine train. The ride traverses the scenic, forest-covered mountains in the local area. Watch out though; train robbers can lurk in those woods! There is also a petting zoo and amusement rides offered for children. Shows are available at given times as well. These include magic shows and many with an Old West theme.When you've been looking for a quiet place to vacation, that offers many different things to do, consider a campsite at the Flintlock Campground. Take a drive down a scenic road, go hiking through the local forests or learn about the history of the area at a nearby farm. Check out a campervan rental near Boone and enjoy exploring the mountains of western North Carolina!


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Questions about RVs?

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Start by determining how many people are planning to travel with you. Going on a solo-journey? Choose a camper van or a teardrop trailer. Bringing the whole family along for the ride? Consider a spacious Class A or five-wheel.

You’ll also want to consider amenities. For example, if you’re planning to cook on the road, you’ll want a kitchenette. If your campground doesn’t have public restrooms, you’ll want to search RVs with bathrooms. Check out full descriptions of our models to help you decide here.


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Yes. Class A’s, Class B’s, and Class C’s and five-Wheels typically have bathrooms. Depending on where you plan on camping, you’ll want to double-check the availability of restrooms if selecting a rig without a bathroom. Nervous about renting an RV with a bathroom? Owners can help show you how to clean the tank or will offer to do it for you for a fee.


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Once an Owner approves your RV reservation, you can coordinate a time to pick up your rig or have it delivered to your doorstep or campsite. At that point, the owner will do a key exchange with you and walk you through the RV and answer any questions you might have.